Ear SurgeryEar Surgery
Otoplasty is also known as ear pinning or cosmetic surgery of the ear and is a procedure the change the shape, position or size of the ear. The typical patient does not like that the ears are prominent and tend to stick out too far from the head. Often these patients have been teased about the appearance of their ears. Surgery is used to change the shape of the cartilages that are in the ear and to make the ears appear flatter and closer to the head bringing balance and proportion to the ears and face. Correction of even minor deformities can have benefits to appearance and self-esteem.